It's so cold... https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/3663/its-so-cold It's so cold... - GoKunming Forum Thu, 13 Aug 2020 22:52:51 +0800 It's so cold... - Post by thedude https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/3663/its-so-cold?page=2#post-13349 It's so cold now with no inside heating, I was wondering if there is somewhere in kunming where you can buy a portable heater of some sort?… Thu, 13 Jan 2011 09:15:57 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/3663/its-so-cold?page=2#post-13349 It's so cold... - Post by JJ and Janice https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/3663/its-so-cold#post-13351 WalMart has a good selection of electric heaters. As with all electric appliances, recommend plug in and try out before leaving the store.

Cheers - -…
Thu, 13 Jan 2011 09:43:42 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/3663/its-so-cold#post-13351
It's so cold... - Post by Danmairen https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/3663/its-so-cold#post-13353 Be careful with the square, block shaped Chinese ones. They are usually 1600 or 2000 watts but (depending on where you live) they'll sometimes blow the apartment fuses. If you know you are going to… Thu, 13 Jan 2011 10:55:25 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/3663/its-so-cold#post-13353 It's so cold... - Post by tiger1986 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/3663/its-so-cold#post-13355 Carrefour on 龙泉路 provides electric heaters at half price.
Its good chinese shit brand but it's very effective for a price of 79 RMB brand new.
Just I remember I went 2 days ago, and…
Thu, 13 Jan 2011 11:44:09 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/3663/its-so-cold#post-13355
It's so cold... - Post by aiyaryarr https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/3663/its-so-cold#post-13360 I've told this Kunming Winter is the coldest in the past 15 years.

I bought an "infra-red" heater from METRO a month ago for 199 Yuan. It's an "Airmate HF1013T" adjustable height (80 to 90cm…
Thu, 13 Jan 2011 15:26:45 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/3663/its-so-cold#post-13360
It's so cold... - Post by laotou https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/3663/its-so-cold#post-13365 Don't forget the electric blanket - just in case you don't wanna get out of bed. Guomei and Suning also carry heaters - but prices are up there as it's cold (supply and demand). If… Thu, 13 Jan 2011 17:17:39 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/3663/its-so-cold#post-13365 It's so cold... - Post by Tiger https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/3663/its-so-cold#post-13370 This may seem obvious to some, but a useful piece of advice would be to ensure that the heater is thermostatically controlled.

If the apartment electrical fuses (contact breakers) are blowing you ought to check…
Thu, 13 Jan 2011 23:11:10 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/3663/its-so-cold#post-13370
It's so cold... - Post by rejected_goods https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/3663/its-so-cold#post-13373 a toaster wont blow a fuse and it works.… Fri, 14 Jan 2011 11:01:13 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/3663/its-so-cold#post-13373 It's so cold... - Post by Dan Siekman https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/3663/its-so-cold#post-13374 "If the apartment electrical fuses (contact breakers) are blowing you ought to check the rating - some apartment owners may use a lower rating to conserve energy."

Erm, maybe the apartment owners use a…
Fri, 14 Jan 2011 11:26:38 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/3663/its-so-cold#post-13374
It's so cold... - Post by rejected_goods https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/3663/its-so-cold#post-13377 yeah, a lot of old building in china, especially those old low-rising are wired with low rating "spaghetti" and the local sub-stations transformer are just as inadequate for a sudden demand surge, hence the low… Fri, 14 Jan 2011 12:23:56 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/3663/its-so-cold#post-13377